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Domestic Wastewater Wetlands in the Southwest District

 

For more details on any of these facilities, please contact the Domestic Wastewater Section of the Southwest District Office or the Wastewater to Wetlands Coordinator at 850-245-8605.

Deer Park Wetlands

  • Natural Treatment Wetlands
  • Deer Park Subregional Reuse Facility, Pasco County Utilities Department
  • Permitted capacity 1.2 MGD
  • Approximately 146 acres of cypress dome wetlands
  • Been in operation since around 1988
  • Located in New Port Richey, Pasco County

Ft. Meade

  • Man-made Wetland
  • City of Ft Meade WWTF
  • Permitted capacity 1.0 MGD
  • Approximately 168.4 acres
  • Been in operation since around 1992
  • Located in Ft. Meade, Polk County

Northwood

  • Combination Man-made and Natural Receiving Wetlands
  • Northwood AWT WWTP
  • Permitted capacity 0.25 MGD
  • Approximately 10.5 acres of constructed wetland and 33 acres of natural wetlands
  • Been in operation since around 1989
  • Located in Clearwater, Hillsborough County

Rice Creek

  • Man-made Wetland
  • Rice Creek Utility
  • Permitted capacity 0.225 MGD
  • Approximately 2.18 acres
  • Been in operation since around 1998
  • Located in Riverview, Hillsborough County

Lakeland


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